The Vice President of Nigeria is the second-in-command to the President of Nigeria in the Government of Nigeria. He is elected alongside the President in national elections. The office is currently held by Yemi Osinbajo.
What Does The Vice President Do?
Nigeria’s vice president participates in all cabinet meetings, He/She is a member in the National Security Council, the National Defence Council, Federal Executive Council, and the Chairman of National Economic Council and his depends upon the duties delegated by the president.
List of Vice Presidents
- Babafemi Ogundipe (Aguiyi – Ironsi Millitary regime)
- E.A Wey (Yakubu Gowon Millitary Regime)
- Olusegun Obasanjo (Murtala Mohammed Military Regime)
- Shehu Musa Yar’Adua (Olusegun Obasanjo Military Regime)
- Alex Ekwueme (Shehu Shagari Regime)
- Tunde Idiagbon (Muhammadu Buhari Military Regime)
- Ebitu Ukiwe (Ibrahim Babangida Military Regime)
- Augustus Aikhomu (Ibrahim Babangida Military Regime)
- Oladipo Diya (Sani Abacha Military Regime)
- Michael Akhigbe (Abdusalami Abubakar Military Regime)
- Atiku Abubakar (Olusegun Obasanjo Presidency)
- Goodluck Ebele Jonathan (Umaru Musa Yar’adua presidency)
- Namani Sambo (Goodluck Ebele Jonathan)
- Yemi Osinbajo (Muhmmadu Buhari)